Riot in Ottawa County Jail Ends With a Fire; Multiple Injured


OTTAWA CO., OK– The Ottawa County Sheriff confirms tonight a riot was started in the jail around 7:40 this evening.

The Sheriff says three inmates were sent to the hospital, no word on how injured they were.

Sheriff Jeremy Floyd says the riot ended with a fire in a single pod.

The Jail was recently remodeled just last year and reopened in March of 2020.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated.

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